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[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 25, 2019 @ 12:00 AM / by Gerald Abbey

Part 1: Compensation Basics for Globally Mobile Employees

Understanding how and when to use different compensation approaches is key to achieving global mobility goals. Join us to learn more about:



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[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 20, 2019 @ 02:15 AM / by Gerald Abbey

June 27, 2019 | 2 PM ET / 1 PM CT / 8 PM CET | Duration: 60 minutes | Register


Brought to you by: Envoy Global | Mobility Empowered | AIRINC

Global mobility is rapidly changing and increasingly becoming a point of emphasis for employers. In fact, almost half of employers expect the demand for global assignments at their organization to increase during the next year, according to Envoy Global’s 2019 Immigration Trends report.



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[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 13, 2019 @ 01:44 PM / by Gerald Abbey

Do you value education?

The annual AIRINC institute webinar series is back. If you are new to global mobility, are in need of a refresher, or simply want to keep on top of all-things-mobility, this webinar series is for you.  



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[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 23, 2019 @ 08:58 AM / by Philli Wong

Ankara, Turkey as seen during AIRINC's recent on-site survey. Photo taken by AIRINC surveyor Anne Benjamin.

Falling Rents and Demand in Turkey

Rents in Turkey decreased due to lower demand, the depreciation of the lira, and the economic conditions that resulted from recent government policies and security concerns. A recent change in lease laws required that all contracts be signed and paid in Turkish lira (TRY) instead of USD or EUR.



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[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 14, 2018 @ 01:58 PM / by Gerald Abbey

Ankara, Turkey as seen during an AIRINC on-site cost of living survey.

Currency Bans in Turkish Real Estate Market

For many years, the expatriate rental market in Turkey has been dominated by leases signed and paid in USD or EUR. In September of this year, President Erdogan issued a decree stating that all leases in foreign currency must be converted to Turkish lira (TRY). This move was made to stem the sharp inflation that battered Turkey’s currency in 2018, resulting in a loss of over half its value at its worst point.



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[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 02, 2018 @ 06:29 AM / by Michelle Curran

Exchange Rate Fluctuation and Economic Volatility

Cost of Living Allowances (COLA) are affected by complex economic factors like exchange rate fluctuation and economic volatility, which are highly unpredictable. For a COLA to be effective, the allowance must be reviewed and updated periodically to take these factors into account.



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[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 23, 2018 @ 10:38 AM / by Genie Martens

 

Volatility Affecting International Assignees – How Should Mobility Respond?

News about extraordinary economic volatility in major emerging market countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Turkey, South Africa, and others has global mobility departments questioning whether they need to take any special measures to address the concerns of their international assignees



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[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 27, 2018 @ 12:19 PM / by Morgan Grenier

Devaluation and Redenomination in Venezuela

The economy of Venezuela continues to be one of the most volatile in the world. On Friday, August 17, President Nicolas Maduro announced the devaluation of the Bolivar Fuerte (VEF) from about 250,000 to 6,000,000 VEF to 1 USD.



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